Symphony No.3

Felix Mendelssohn

Symphony No.3 in A minor

Op. 56 • “Scottish Symphony”

About this work...

Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56, is the last symphony the composer completed. Mendelssohn's letters show that his first inspiration for the symphony came in 1829, during his first visit to England. After some sketching, Mendelssohn set aside the piece until 1841, when disappointments in his life placed ... read more